Culver Citizen 27 Dec 1944 - Capt. Ivan Walker left Tuesday to return to Morgantown, WVA, after spending the
weekend with Mrs. Walker at their cottage on Long Point.
1945 - Nov 7 = Thomas K. Walker announces the opening of a photographer's studio which for the present will
be located at the Ivan Walker cottage on Long Point.
Sarah A. Kessler
Mrs. Sarah Alice KESSLER, 95, Culver, a former Fulton county resident, died at 2:45 a.m. today at the Landis nursing
home in Argos where she had been a patient for several months.
Mrs. Kessler was born May 16, 1865, in Fulton county, and had resided in Culver for 61 years, going there from Fulton
county. Her husband, Elihu KESSLER, died in 1921. She was a member of the Burton E.U.B. church.
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Dolyan WALKER, Culver; Mrs. Ina GRAY, Springboro, O., and Miss Fern KESSLER,
Indianapolis; two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
Private funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Ivan WALKER residence at 886 West Shore drive,
Culver, with the Rev. Albert WELLS, of Flint, Mich., officiating. Burial will be made in the Hoover cemetery Athens.
Friends may call at the Walker residence after noon Wednesday. The Easterday funeral home, Culver, is in charge of
arrangements - Tuesday, March 7, 1961 Rochester Sentinel
Ivan M Walker Dies Suddenly At Age of 70
Ivan M. Walker, age 70, died at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7, at his residence at 886 W e s t Shore
Drive, Culver. He had been in ill health for the past five years, although his death was unexpected.
Mr. Walker was a member of the Culver Methodist Church, the Culver W. A. Fleet American Legion
Post No. 103, and was a veteran of World War I , World, War I I , and the Korean Conflict. He
was the recipient of the Silver Star Citation in World War I .
Born April 3, 1895 , in Plymouth to Thomas E. and Amy Mosher Walker, Mr. Walker had lived nearly all
of his life in Culver, where he was stationed at Culver Military Academy for 22 years. He was a United
States Army career man with 32 1/2 years of service.
Mr. Walker was married March 2, 1920 , in Argos, to Dolyn H Kessler. who survives.
Other survivors include a son, Thomas K. Walker of Culver; two sisters, Mrs. Blanche Wooldridge
of Culver, and Mrs. Naomi Williams, Laguana Beach, Calif.; a brother, Deane E. Walker of Plymouth;
and one grandson. Thomas K. Walker II , Scottsdale, Ariz.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday. Dec. 10, at. the Easterday-Bonine Funeral Home in Culver
with Rev. Carl Q. Baker, pastor of the Culver Methodist Church, officiating.
Burial will follow at the Culver Masonic Cemetery, where graveside rites will be conducted
by the American Legion Post No. 103.